The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank 88 81 93
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +12
Contract jobs citing WordPress 6 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.39% 0.43% 0.27%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.45% 2.69% 1.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 4
Average daily rate £319 £200 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+59.37% -38.46%
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £251 £250
% change year-on-year
+14.42% +0.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
WordPress
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Application Platforms Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
245 223 217
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 15.97% 15.83% 14.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 117 121
Average daily rate £275 £340 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.11% +70.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £114 £175 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £527 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 12 16
Average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -41.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.70 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £24.00 £122.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WordPress across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

WordPress
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WordPress across the East Midlands region.

WordPress Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

WordPress
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WordPress across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

WordPress Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

WordPress
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WordPress across the East Midlands region.

WordPress Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

WordPress
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire -9 2 £169 -66.25% 3
Leicestershire -10 2 - - 7
Lincolnshire - 2 £450 - 2
WordPress
England

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region citing WordPress also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WordPress.

1 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
1 3 (37.50%) PHP
1 3 (37.50%) MySQL
1 3 (37.50%) OO
1 3 (37.50%) jQuery
2 2 (25.00%) Magento
2 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (25.00%) Grunt
2 2 (25.00%) Line Management
2 2 (25.00%) User Experience
2 2 (25.00%) Doctrine
2 2 (25.00%) React
2 2 (25.00%) Marketing
2 2 (25.00%) JIRA
2 2 (25.00%) gulp
2 2 (25.00%) Front End Development
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) OOP
2 2 (25.00%) Intranet
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) CSS
2 2 (25.00%) SOAP
2 2 (25.00%) Web Services
2 2 (25.00%) LAMP
2 2 (25.00%) Subversion
2 2 (25.00%) Symfony

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region citing WordPress also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WordPress. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe Captivate
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Magento
2 1 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Intranet
2 1 (12.50%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) MySQL
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (25.00%) Grunt
1 2 (25.00%) gulp
1 2 (25.00%) JIRA
1 2 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Law
2 1 (12.50%) Legal
2 1 (12.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) PHP Developer
3 2 (25.00%) WordPress Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Communications Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Communications Officer
4 1 (12.50%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (12.50%) HTML Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Internal Communications Manager
4 1 (12.50%) IT Trainer
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Trainer
4 1 (12.50%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) jQuery
2 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (25.00%) CSS
2 2 (25.00%) Doctrine
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (25.00%) LAMP
2 2 (25.00%) React
2 2 (25.00%) SOAP
2 2 (25.00%) Symfony
2 2 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (25.00%) Web Services
2 2 (25.00%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) OO
2 2 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (25.00%) Front End Development
2 2 (25.00%) Line Management
2 2 (25.00%) OOP
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
3 1 (12.50%) Document Management
3 1 (12.50%) OO PHP
3 1 (12.50%) Practice Management
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
1 3 (37.50%) PHP
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
1 2 (25.00%) Zend
2 1 (12.50%) Adobe
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: From £200 to £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Lincolnshire
Big Red Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago